Engineering Applications

Engineering Applications

A Project Resource Book

1st Edition - January 26, 1998

Write a review

  • Authors: Graham Simpson, James Ritchie
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080984889

Purchase options

Purchase options
DRM-free (PDF)
Sales tax will be calculated at check-out

Institutional Subscription

Free Global Shipping
No minimum order


All accredited engineering courses include Engineering Applications (EA) - the practical study through project work of the essentials of design, drafting, manufacturing and materials. This book provides students on HNC/D and the early years of degree courses with the information necessary to support the project work they must undertake to fulfil the EA part of their course. The book includes a Quick Reference Guide that will be of use throughout a career in engineering.The purpose of this textbook is to introduce the student to the concept of EA, providing a grounding in the basics that will allow the reader to tackle EA projects. The text is complemented by a Tutor's Resource Pack, which provides a bank of photocopiable project specifications and a range of support materials including record sheets, charts and diagrams.

Key Features

A practical, project-based approach to EA
A text, a project resource and a reference guide all in one
Project briefs provided in a photocopiable Tutor's Resource Pack


First and second year engineering undergraduates; students on BTEC and GNVQ engineering courses

Table of Contents

  • An introduction to engineering applications; Engineering a project; Design and drafting; Preparing for manufacture; Process planning; Project outlines;Writing reports; Quick reference guide.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 240
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Butterworth-Heinemann 1998
  • Published: January 26, 1998
  • Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080984889

About the Authors

Graham Simpson

Affiliations and Expertise

Heriot-Watt University

James Ritchie

Affiliations and Expertise

Heriot-Watt University

Ratings and Reviews

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for "Engineering Applications"